20 Feb 2019 | 11:50 AM


Ashok Leyland bags order for 200 buses in Bangladesh
Published on 09-14-2018
Hinduja group flagship Ashok Leyland Friday said it has bagged an order for 200 buses in Bangladesh.

The order is for single-decker AC buses which includes intercity AC buses as well as city AC buses Ashok Leyland said in a statement.

"These completely built-up (CBU) units for BRTC (Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation) will be procured against a tender under Indian line of credit" it added.
Commenting on the development Ashok Leyland Managing Director Vinod K Dasari said the repeat order after the double-decker bus order is a testament of the trust Bangladesh authorities have in the company.

"Bangladesh continues to be one of our most important export markets. And it will continue to play a key role in our strategy of increasing our export share in total revenue" Dasari said.